General knowledge quiz 1583

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The National Institute of Naturopathy located in which city?
A
Chennai
B
Jaipur
C
Kolkata
D
Pune
Question 1 Explanation: 
Pune:National Institute of Naturopathy (NIN), Pune is an autonomous body under Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India, located at a historical place called ''Bapu Bhavan'' in Pune
Question 2
..........is an integrated development of crop cultivation, horticulture, forestry, fishery, poultry, animal husbandry and food processing industry.
A
Revolution Process
B
Compound Revolution
C
Mixed Revolution
D
Rainbow Revolution
Question 2 Explanation: 
Rainbow Revolution:Rainbow revolution is an integrated development of crop cultivation, horticulture, forestry, fishery, poultry, animal husbandry and food processing industry. Green Revolution (Foodgrains), White Revolution (Milk), Yellow Revolution (Oil seeds), Blue Revolution (Fisheries); Golden Revolution (Fruits); Silver Revolution (Eggs), Round Revolution (Potato), Pink Revolution (Meat), Grey Revolution (Fertilizers)
Question 3
Which state Government of India has instituted the Samman Award?
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Himachal Pradesh
C
Madhya Pradesh
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 4
Which state Government has scrapped 'Shravan Yatra', a scheme under which elderly citizens could undertake pilgrimage free of cost?
A
Maharashtra
B
Gujarat
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Odisha
Question 4 Explanation: 
Uttar Pradesh State Government, under Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath has scrapped 'Shravan Yatra', a scheme under which elderly citizens could undertake pilgrimage free of cost. Shravan Yatra was started in 2015 by the Samajwadi Party government under Akhilesh Yadav. The scheme was named after a mythological character named Shravan Kumar, who had carried his blind parents on his shoulders for a pilgrimage. Under this scheme, entire boarding and lodging expenses for the pilgrimage undertaken by senior citizens residing in the state was borne by the state government. Uttar Pradesh Minister for Religious Affairs Laxmi Narayan Chaudhary, stated that the scheme was being discontinued in public interest and there is no plan to revive it.
Question 5
The term "New England" covers the US states of Maine, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, Rhode Island and which other state?
A
Virginia
B
New York
C
New Hampshire
D
Pennsylvania
Question 5 Explanation: 
New Hampshire
Question 6
Red Palace or Lal Mahal is located in which state?
A
Maharashtra
B
Uttarakhand
C
Odisha
D
Manipur
Question 6 Explanation: 
Maharashtra:The Lal Mahal (Red Palace) of Pune is one of the most famous monuments located in Pune, India. In the year 1630 AD, Shivaji's Father Shahaji Bhosale, established the Lal Mahal for his wife Jijabai and son.
Question 7
On the buttons of a VCR or DVD player, what does the sign in the shape of a double right pointing arrow mean?
A
Play
B
Eject
C
Stop
D
Fast forward
Question 7 Explanation: 
Fast forward
Question 8
The venue of 2022 FIFA is..........
A
Singapore
B
India
C
Qatar
D
Japan
Question 9
Decryption of what, was celebrated as a significant, game-changing intelligence triumph for Britain during World War I?
A
German army communication about the Somme
B
Coded German radio broadcasts
C
A telegram from the German Foreign Secretary to the German ambassador to Mexico
D
Communications in the Triple Entente
Question 9 Explanation: 
A telegram from the German Foreign Secretary to the German ambassador to Mexico
Question 10
Miami Beach in Florida borders which ocean?
A
Pacific
B
Atlantic
C
Indian
D
Arctic
Question 10 Explanation: 
Atlantic
Question 11
Which band, led by Mick Hucknall, released its first single, "Money's Too Tight (To Mention)", in 1985?
A
Just Brown
B
Simply Red
C
Merely Green
D
Only Orange
Question 11 Explanation: 
Simply Red
Question 12
Which of these distances is the English statute mile?
A
6, 076.8 feet
B
5, 280 feet
C
6, 080 feet
D
5, 000 feet
Question 12 Explanation: 
5, 280 feet
Question 13
Iraq lies between Syria to the west and what country to the east?
A
Iran
B
Afghanistan
C
Saudi Arabia
D
Pakistan
Question 13 Explanation: 
Iran
Question 14
Where, in 1961, did US-supported Cuban exiles invade Cuba?
A
Bay of Pigs
B
Triggerfish Reefs
C
Havana
D
Hicacos Peninsula
Question 14 Explanation: 
Bay of Pigs
Question 15
A tophus, or tophi, can occur as a result of what?
A
Polio
B
Over-exposure to sun
C
Inflammation in the body's joints
D
An excess of uric acid in the body
Question 15 Explanation: 
An excess of uric acid in the body
Question 16
What does the word "dissemble" mean?
A
To conceal something
B
To pull something apart
C
To move away
D
To disperse a group
Question 16 Explanation: 
To conceal something
There are 16 questions to complete.

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